Elizabeth City State University (ECSU)

Elizabeth City, NC

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Elizabeth City State University

Elizabeth City State University

Elizabeth City State University Student Essentials

Elizabeth City State University Student Essentials
Region: Southeast
Setting: Small Town Setting
Type: Public
Affiliation: Not applicable
Size: Medium (2,000 to 5,000 Undergrad)
Mascot: Vikings
Website: www.ecsu.edu
On-Campus Housing Available: Yes
Selectivity: Highly Selective
In-State Tuition: $4,150
Out-of-State Tuition: $14,868
Retention Rate: 79%
Enrollment: 3,451
Year Established: 1891

About ECSU

Elizabeth City State University (ECSU) is a constituent institution of the University of North Carolina that utilizes its student-centered environment to help its students become lifelong learners and leaders. Originally founded in 1891, the school is accredited to offer its degrees and accept federal financial aid.

The school offers roughly three dozen bachelor’s degrees, three master’s degrees, and several professional programs. Undergraduate schools at ECSU consist of Arts and Humanities, business and Economics, Education and Psychology, Mathematics, Science, and Technology, Military Service, and General Studies.

Distance Education opportunities are available in some courses, such as online learning via the Blackboard software.

College life at ESCU can help students become better citizens. Education at the university is not confined to the classroom. Community service and outreach, economic development, and a commitment to service are just a few important aspects of how ECSU maintains its partnerships with the community.

The admissions department encourages students considering attending school to contact them to help determine if ECSU is the right school for them. They can send information, schedule a personal campus visit or provide dates for open-house events. Students wishing to attend ECSU should apply online on the school’s website.

ECSU Map & Location

Elizabeth City State University
1704 Weeksville Rd
Elizabeth City, NC 27909


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Getting Around ECSU

Walkability

Fair walkability. You could have a car for this area, but walking is possible.

3/10
walk

Weather

Seasonal average temperatures for Elizabeth City, NC

Winter
Dec
56
34
Jan
53
32
Feb
56
33
Spring
Mar
63
39
Apr
72
48
May
79
56
Summer
Jun
86
66
Jul
89
70
Aug
88
69
Fall
Sep
83
63
Oct
74
52
Nov
65
42

ECSU Students

Full-Time Undergrad Students 3,310
Freshman Class 392
Total Students (Undergrads & Graduate Students) 3,451

Ethnic Diversity:

  • Latino: 1%
  • African American: 72%
  • Caucasian: 15%
  • Asian: 1%
  • Unknown and Other: 12%
Latino 1%
African American 72%
Caucasian 15%
Asian 1%
Unknown and Other 12%

Undergraduate 96%
Graduate 4%
Full-Time 98%
Part-Time 2%
Women 58%
Men 42%
International 1%
Domestic 99%

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Elizabeth City State University

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